Personalities | Daniel O’Donnell | New Country & The Neo-Traditionalists

(Vocals, b. 1961)

Irish-born O’Donnell has gained a large UK audience through his easy listening-styled covers of sentimental pop standards, Irish favourites and country ballads, since signing with Irish label Ritz Records in 1986. In 1991, his albums held six of the top seven positions in the UK country chart, and his albums and singles have repeatedly scored in the pop charts as well. His domestic live concerts from the 1990s to date have invariably been sell-outs.

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Source: The Definitive Illustrated Encyclopedia of Country Music, consultant editor Bob Allen


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